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This is a great museum and to the best of my knowledge the only museum in Eritrea. This is definitely a must see has it has everything from fossils, historical artifacts, history and plenty of cool science exibihits.
Eritrea has just emerged from two wars, and has significant difficulties across a broad front. The national museum, the zoo, and other sources of culture and tourism are lacking. They should be viewed in the context of a newly born, very poor country. It is...More
The museum is a sad introduction to Eritrea. Upon entering, you encounter a quiet (surly?) attendant who has you sign in. The displays of cultural items are poorly labeled and not explained well. The archaeology artefacts are also badly displayed, and the exhibit of fauna...More